Living in Firestone
With spectacular views of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, Firestone is located on the northern edge of the Denver-Boulder metropolitan area along Interstate 25, midway between Denver and Fort Collins, just east of Longmont.
Firestone has been recognized for its sprawling open spaces, outdoor recreational opportunities and rapidly growing economy. The Town of Firestone continually ranks as one of the safest communities in Colorado, based on the annual review of FBI crime report statistics and population data.
Firestone has a rich history that underpins the Town's community development and continues to build from it. Firestone is a great community to call home, and it's a community that is well-positioned for the future.
The Town of Firestone has a Welcome Packet for new residents to Firestone. It contains information about schools, programs, utilities and other agencies within our community.
Parks & Recreation
Firestone offers numerous neighborhood, community and regional parks, including a regional sports complex. Miles of trails make up the Firestone Trail system, which is part of the regional Colorado Front Range Trail system. The trails offer recreation opportunities for residents and visitors to enjoy the great outdoors and connect to various parks and community amenities. The community is also home to the award-winning Saddleback Golf Club and St. Vrain State Park, which is the only Colorado state park to annex into a Town’s limits.
The Town of Firestone was ranked number 24 among the Best Places to Live among America’s Small Towns by Money Magazine in August 2013. Firestone was noted for its 431 percent population increase between 2000 and 2010 due to its low taxes and new housing developments. The community was also highlighted for its open spaces, outdoor recreational opportunities and growing economy.
Regional amenities, public services and community events are among the few pleasures residents enjoy in Firestone. It has a rich history that underpins community development and continues to build from it. Not only is Firestone a great community to call home, it is also a community that prepares for the future and advances towards it.